267 new COVID-19 cases confirmed; 3 deaths
The state health department has confirmed 267 new cases of COVID-19, and three related deaths.
The state health department has confirmed three more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,548.
Deaths are reported to the state health department by facilities or by official death record, and can take up to ten days to be confirmed.
According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 267 new individuals from 32 counties have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the new statewide positive total to 113,673.
These results were from a pool of 3,801 tests for a daily positive rate of 7.51 percent.
158 of those positives were PCR tests, and 109 were antigen tests.
The cases broken down by county are:
2,154,994 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 460,427 unique individuals have been tested.
44 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.
Since yesterday 142 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 111,024. This leaves 1,101 active confirmed cases.